Mets Prospect Adrian Abreu Suspended 80 Games
Major League Baseball has handed out 68 minor league suspensions in 2015.
The New York Mets catching prospect Adrian Abreu will serve an 80 game suspension after testing positive on Thursday for Stanozolol, which is a steroid banned by Major League Baseball.
MiLB.com reports that Abreu will start the suspension immediately.
Abreu, who signed with the Mets in 2010, split time in 2015 between Class-A Savannah Sand Gnats and Class-A Advanced St. Lucie and in 64 at bats, he hit just .188, with three doubles, and five RBI’s.